Most listings are in the $50's per square foot per year. The Costa Mesa submarket is experiencing a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $20 per sqft per year. That's a 64% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metropolitan Los Angeles market, the Costa Mesa submarket has more expensive rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 47 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 2% of the available space in the Costa Mesa are subleases, so you will probably need to consider the implications of signing a direct lease with the building. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,920 sqft, there are still 0 new availabilities below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are around 2 stories. Most buildings in this region were built in 1982 and are Class A.